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  • Jason Aldean on the Hunting/Music Connection
    When Jason Aldean was 11, his dad and his grandfather took him deer hunting in Monticello, Georgia. They gave him a double-barrel shotgun, took him to the base of a tree in the woods and said, “Just sit here. Maybe something will come by.” Aldean told me what he was thinking that day: “Yeah, right.”... […]
  • How Carrie Underwood Makes Holidays Happy
    Once you get married, the holidays can get kind of rough to navigate. Whose family do you spend Christmas with? What about Christmas Eve? And what if your parents and your in-laws are 1,200 miles apart? That’s what Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher are faced with every year since her family lives in Oklahoma and... […]
  • Phil Vassar Packs in Fans and Hits
    One of the first stories Phil Vassar told Sunday (Oct. 23) during his City Winery show in Chicago was about how his daughter Haley’s curiosity had inspired his hit song “American Child.” She was even in the video, Vassar said, which brought back all the memories of that sweet little blonde 3-year-old in the video.... […]
  • CMA Awards Will Feature Seven Former Entertainer of the Year Winners
    Seven former CMA entertainer of the year winners will perform during the 50th annual CMA Awards on Nov. 2 in Nashville. Alabama, Brooks & Dunn, Vince Gill, Alan Jackson, Charley Pride, Reba McEntire and George Strait are set to appear on the show at Bridgestone Arena. All seven acts also participated in “Forever Country,” a... […]

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  • Music Monday (10/24): This Week's New Albums + Videos
    Our guide to this week's (and last week's) album releases also features the week's top new music videos from artists like The Flaming Lips, Oneohtrix Point Never, and D.R.A.M., plus brand new streaming music from Run the Jewels, Justice, Joanna Newsom, Pharrell Williams, and more. Read and Post Comments | Get the full article at […]
  • Sting to be honored at American Music Awards
    Sting joins the ranks of Annie Lennox, Gloria Estefan, Whitney Houston and Michael Jackson in receiving The American Music Award of Merit at the awards show next month. In addition to releasing five studio albums with his band The Police, Sting went on to release 14 solo albums and receive a slew of awards, including […]
  • Sting to perform, receive honor at American Music Awards
    NEW YORK (AP) — Sting will hit the stage at the American Music Awards next month, and the icon will receive a special honor for his successful career.
  • American Music Awards: Sting to Receive Award of Merit, Perform Medley
    The honor is presented to artists "who have made truly exceptional contributions to the music industry."